Meaning of “tie the knot” in the English Dictionary

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"tie the knot" in British English

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tie the knot

informal

C2 to get married:

So when are you two going to tie the knot?

(Definition of “tie the knot” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tie the knot" in American English

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tie the knot

to get married:

So when are you two going to tie the knot?

(Definition of “tie the knot” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)